Indian Premier League - 43rd match

Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals

Chennai Super Kings won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

1.5

Bollinger to Watson, FOUR, full and driven through the covers, beautiful shot on the front foot, well timed

Rajasthan Royals 15/0   SR Watson 9* (8b 1x4)   DE Bollinger 0.5-0-6-0

3.1

Bollinger to Dravid, FOUR, cracked away, front foot pull through mid-wicket

Rajasthan Royals 20/0   R Dravid 7* (7b 1x4)   DE Bollinger 1.1-0-10-0

4.1

Morkel to Watson, FOUR, short, driven in the air over long-on

Rajasthan Royals 26/0   SR Watson 14* (15b 2x4)   JA Morkel 2.1-0-10-0

4.3

Morkel to Dravid, FOUR, short ball and that's gone over cover, stylish cut shot, pressure building on Morkel

Rajasthan Royals 31/0   R Dravid 11* (11b 2x4)   JA Morkel 2.3-0-15-0

4.6

Morkel to Watson, FOUR, too much width and Watson can lift that over point to third man with some style

Rajasthan Royals 36/0   SR Watson 19* (17b 3x4)   JA Morkel 3-0-20-0

5.3

Ashwin to Watson, FOUR, swept past square leg, the man there has dived to his right but the fielding has been sloppy and he lets it through

Rajasthan Royals 41/0   SR Watson 23* (19b 4x4)   R Ashwin 0.3-0-5-0

5.5

Ashwin to Dravid, FOUR, now he wants to go big, Dravid hasn't got hold of that as much as he could but there's no long-on and that's four

Rajasthan Royals 46/0   R Dravid 17* (15b 3x4)   R Ashwin 0.5-0-10-0

7.1

Randiv to Dravid, FOUR, Randiv comes into the attack and Dravid is improvising immediately. Reverse sweeps past the third man boundary

Rajasthan Royals 56/0   R Dravid 26* (22b 4x4)   S Randiv 0.1-0-4-0

7.2

Randiv to Dravid, FOUR, Not great from Randiv, flat and short and Dravid cuts it through the covers for a boundary

Rajasthan Royals 60/0   R Dravid 30* (23b 5x4)   S Randiv 0.2-0-8-0

7.6

Randiv to Dravid, FOUR, Randiv's over ends the way it started, gives it air and Dravid sends that over mid-wicket for four

Rajasthan Royals 64/0   R Dravid 34* (27b 6x4)   S Randiv 1-0-12-0

8.2

Jakati to Dravid, FOUR, it doesn't look like it, Jakarti is tossing up and Dravid is making sublime contact, inside out over cover for four

Rajasthan Royals 69/0   R Dravid 38* (28b 7x4)   SB Jakati 1.2-0-10-0

9.1

Ashwin to Dravid, FOUR, Ashwin changes ends but it doesn't matter. Dravid pulls wide of long-on, rocks back beautifully, that's a great shot

Rajasthan Royals 76/0   R Dravid 44* (32b 8x4)   R Ashwin 1.1-0-15-0

9.3

Ashwin to Dravid, FOUR, now he gets hold of it, goes back into the crease and bisects long on and deep mid-wicket

Rajasthan Royals 80/0   R Dravid 48* (34b 9x4)   R Ashwin 1.3-0-19-0

9.5

Ashwin to Watson, FOUR, not really, as Watson gets an outside edge which flies to third man

Rajasthan Royals 85/0   SR Watson 31* (24b 5x4)   R Ashwin 1.5-0-24-0

13.1

Randiv to Dravid, FOUR, Randiv not having much luck today, and he isnt bowling very well either, too short and pulled through deep mid-wicket

Rajasthan Royals 99/2   R Dravid 59* (44b 10x4)   S Randiv 2.1-0-20-0

13.3

Randiv to Botha, FOUR, Botha sweeps and sweeps well, timed well and gets to fine leg, Stephen Fleming on the mic says he would like 148

Rajasthan Royals 104/2   J Botha 5* (2b 1x4)   S Randiv 2.3-0-25-0

16.4

Ashwin to Taylor, FOUR, top-spinner with some extra bounce, played very fine and gets the angle exactly right, runs to third man

Rajasthan Royals 124/4   LRPL Taylor 10* (7b 1x4)   R Ashwin 3.4-0-34-1

17.3

Bollinger to Taylor, FOUR, now he gets the boundary, short ball, whipped away through square leg, the fielder was moved from there as well, Taylor picks the spot well

Rajasthan Royals 132/4   LRPL Taylor 16* (10b 2x4)   DE Bollinger 2.3-0-17-0
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Photos

May 4, 2011

Michael Hussey heaves through square leg, Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Chennai, May 4, 2011

Michael Hussey heaves through square leg

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May 4, 2011

Suresh Raina looks to score through the off side, Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2011, Chennai, May 4, 2011

Suresh Raina looks to score through the off side

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